Category Archives: DESIGN

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The FLYTE Levitating Light Packs Nikola Tesla’s Tech into a Capacitive Touch Wood Work Lamp

3 days ago

Like most teenagers, Simon Morris dreamt of owning his own hoverboard. Naturally, this led to an obsession with magnetic levitation and he soon began building his own hoverboard prototypes with…

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Ford’s Global Design Team Reimagines Everyday Objects with the 2017 Ford GT Design Language

5 days ago

Last week at the Salone del Mobile furniture show in Milan, Ford Motor Company unveiled what they’ve been doing to keep their designers busy as of late – and it…

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Blockitecture Building Blocks Add an Extra Engineering Challenge for Young Architects

2 weeks ago

Back in 2013, many of the world’s best architects and designers attended the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. Among…

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Is the Noke Smart U-Lock the Best Bike Lock Ever Made?

2 weeks ago

Considering that recent statistics have proven that 62% of Americans believe that we will eventually be living in a “Keyless Era”, it should come with little surprise that there is…

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The XYZen Garden Combines an Etch-a-Sketch with a Tabletop Zen Garden

3 weeks ago

Most ‘zen’ practitioners will tell you that reaching a state of higher consciousness is not an art but a way of life, where “awareness” is “consciousness”. The emphasis on the…

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Blub Uno is the Retro Alarm Clock Your Grandma Would Love

3 weeks ago

Aside from giving us the Mad Max films and dang-good biscuits, Australia has also given us a number of world-changing inventions including the black box, the ultrasound scanner and WiFi…

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Naked Grain: The Beautiful Sculptured Chairs of Rick Koren

4 weeks ago

It use to be that when you wanted to get rid of a well-made oak dining chair, you would cut it down for kindling, toss it to the curb or…

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Just Four Hours Left to Go on Kickstarter for This Amazing Rocket Fuel-Inspired Desk Toy

4 weeks ago

It goes without saying – science should be (and most often is) fun and entertaining. When we’re curious our minds are the most open to new ideas and sometimes people…

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Tools for Spring: The Leatherman Tread Wrist-Worn Multi-Tool

1 month ago

“Head out on the highway, looking for adventure and whatever comes our way” – Steppenwolf, Born to be Wild. Move over pocket-ripping and bulky multi-tools! Portland, Oregon-based Leatherman Tools has…